Good Shepherd Episcopal Church will have its Ashes to Go event from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. today at Dairy Queen, 206 S. Friendswood Drive, in Friendswood. For information, visit www.gshepherd.net or call 281-482-7630.
On today, Trinity Episcopal Church will observe Ash Wednesday with the following events: Rite II Holy Eucharist and ashes in the church at 8:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. at 22nd and Winnie streets; and Ashes to Go from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on 21st Street and Seawall Boulevard in Galveston. For information, visit www.trinitygalv.org or call 409-765-6317.
Trinity Lutheran Church will have the following events in observance of Lent at 2024 12th Ave. in La Marque: Ash Wednesday service at noon today at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 1601 Lake Road, in La Marque; mid-week worship services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesdays Feb. 21 through March 21; Palm Sunday service will be at 10 a.m. March 25; Maundy Thursday service at 6 p.m. March 29; Good Friday service at 6 p.m. March 30; and Easter service will be at 10 a.m. April 1. For information, call 409-935-6004.
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church will have the following events in observance of Lent at 1601 Lake Road in La Marque: Pancake supper at 5:30 p.m. today; Wednesday night suppers will be at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays Feb. 21 through March 28; Palm Sunday service, 10 a.m. March 25; Maundy Thursday service, 6 p.m. March 29; Stations of the Cross and Good Friday liturgy, 10 a.m., and The Seven Last Words of Jesus from the Cross, noon March 30; Holy Saturday service, 7:30 p.m. March 31; and Easter service, 10 a.m. April 1 (Easter egg hunt after service). For information, call 409-935-3559.
St. George’s Episcopal Church will have a special guest speaker at its 10:30 a.m. service Sunday at 510 13th Ave. N. in Texas City. Ida Glaser, an Anglican scholar, will speak. The church also will have its Ash Wednesday services at noon and 6:30 p.m. today. For information, call 409-945-2583.
Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 26th anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Jonathan Steele Sr., and his wife, with its pre-anniversary services nightly at 7 p.m. today through Friday and the anniversary service will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Marc James and the Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests Sunday. For information, call 409-935-8349.
St. John’s Lutheran Church will have its Ash Wednesday service at 7 p.m. today at 13136 state Highway 6 in Santa Fe. For information, call 409-925-3093 between the hours of 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today.
Overcomer’s Outreach will meet at 7 p.m. Fridays at The Salvation Army, 4210 Texas Ave., in Texas City. Call Joseph Davis, 832-820-1203.
ACTS Christian Church will have a free food giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at 401 10th Ave. N. in Texas City. ID and proof of residency in Texas City is required. Call Mercy Morgan, 713-569-9467.
The Apostolic Ordination Service for Bishop Aaron Johnson will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Temple of Deliverance Worship Center, 1400 Sylvia St., in La Marque. Apostle Lois Lynch will be the ordaining apostle. For information, call 409-256-1329.
The 21st annual Praise God in His Sanctuary gospel musical concert will begin at 5:15 p.m. Saturday at Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church, 2612 Ave. L, in Galveston. The Spiritual DC’s, from Louisiana, will be the featured guests, as well as the Galveston Community Band, the Galveston Voices and Echoes of Praise, and more. For information, call Pat Pervis, 409-974-4083.
Chris and the Magnificent Singers and Jericho Road Bible Church will have a musical at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at 6901 Moore St. in Hitchcock. The Texas City Joyful Messengers will be the special guests. For information, call 409-986-6094.